January 14, 2019
The Council creates an intentional direction for the Agricultural Education Model by:
The Council leads the future of school-based agricultural education by:
To have information from your ag ed organization included in the Monday Morning Monitor, email Andrea Fristoe, NAAE Program Manager.
2019 National Teach Ag Ambassador Program Application NOW AVAILABLE
2019 ACTE National Policy Seminar with Ag Ed Track
Online Professional Development: Global Learning (#GLAG19)
Ag Ed For All Webinar Series
We are seeking to include the voices of these identities in the planning process. If you would like to share your voice or any feedback, we invite you to fill out a Google Form at z.umn.edu/AgEdForAllVoices.
FREE Webinars from Realityworks
Communities of Practice Highlights
Vets on Call
Grants for Growing Application Now Open
Funding is provided through consumer donations made by purchasing $1 paper emblems at TSC locations during checkout. The fundraising period will take place Feb. 13 – 24, during National FFA week. Chapters are encouraged to work with their local TSC retailers to schedule times and activities at the store to engage customers and increase donations during the fundraising period.
2019 New Century Farmer Moving to Indy; Application Now Live
Earn Money for Your FFA Week Projects
Alumni and Supporters Travel Program News
Inaugural FFA Alumni and Supporters Travel Program
2019 CASE Institute Registration Now Open
Many CASE Institutes’ registrations filled quickly last year, so teachers should be sure to register as soon as they have secured the appropriate funding. Please note that any registration canceled within 30 days of the start of an Institute will be subject to a minimum $250 cancellation fee. Contact CASE Professional Development Coordinator, Sara Cobb, regarding any additional questions.
As breeding techniques make bucking bulls fiercer, cowboys face a rough ride.
Friday, Jan. 11, 2019: Technology down on the farm, the shutdown affects agriculture, and diverse university programs benefit many. A mighty elephant, bucking bulls, and a totally chilled out dog—these and many more ag/science stories in this week’s edition.
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